Mr Kabiru Danladi Garba , CLN
He has MSc in Library and Information Sciences, B.A in Library and Information Sciences from Bayero University Kano. He has a Diploma in Library Science, a Diploma in Data and Information Technology and also a Certificate of Intensive Computer Training. He manages the Skyline University Nigeria Library and teaches Use of Library, Study Skills and ICT
He is a Chartered Librarian of Nigeria (CLN) certified by Librarians’ Registration Council of Nigeria (LRCN). Equally, he is an active review member of the Esteemed Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research; A reviewer in The Fourth International Conference on Digital Information Processing, Data Mining and Wireless Communication; A reviewer in The Seventh International Conference on Digital Information and Communication Technology and Applications; A reviewer in the The Fourth International Conference on Education Technologies and Computers and also a member in the Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communication (SDIWC)
He has over 7 years’ work experience of practical aspect of librarianship from Bayero University Kano Library. He has consulted for a number of Universities and Schools in Nigeria. He was a SIWES Supervisor overseeing the posting of Students on Industrial Working Experience Scheme (SIWES) in Bayero University Kano Library and He was once a Chairman, Library Accreditation Committee. He has received a number of trainings on Innovative Services Delivery in Libraries and Information Centers sponsored by Goethe-Institut in collaboration with US Consulate and on eLibrary Sustainability Project sponsored by Librarians’ Registration Council of Nigeria
His research areas are Integrated Library Management System, ICT in Libraries and User Services.
Journals & Publications
He has presented papers in International/Local Conferences, contributed and published papers in peer-reviewed Journals which includes Journal of Advances in Librarianship, African Journal of Education, Science and Technology, Ebonyi Journal of Library and Information Science etc. His last paper on the Emerging Behaviour and Expectations of 21st Century Students on the Use of Academic Libraries was just published by African Journal of Information and Knowledge Management. Currently, He is working on the effect of RFID in the library settings.
He is happily married with a kid.